Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 55 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 -25 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 63 31 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.51% 3.65% 8.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 3.84% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 57
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £80,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.38% -8.70% -6.07%
10th Percentile £48,500 £41,000 £49,681
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £68,014 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +32.71% -10.87% -6.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 943 808 790
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 95.06% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 823 685 696
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,775 £21,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £61,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.27%) Degree
4 20 (31.75%) Scrum
5 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 14 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 14 (22.22%) CRM
7 14 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (20.63%) TOGAF
9 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
9 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (12.70%) Java
9 8 (12.70%) Microservices
9 8 (12.70%) Case Management
10 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 7 (11.11%) SOA
11 6 (9.52%) Documentum
11 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
11 6 (9.52%) ITIL
11 6 (9.52%) Middleware
11 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (9.52%) Selenium
11 6 (9.52%) Pega
11 6 (9.52%) Scala
11 6 (9.52%) Security Architecture
11 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
11 6 (9.52%) ZABBIX

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) Documentum
2 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) MTS
4 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) GitHub
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Boomi
4 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SMS
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) VLAN
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.52%) Middleware
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
3 4 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (6.35%) Node.js
3 4 (6.35%) React
3 4 (6.35%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) REST
4 3 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) Django
5 2 (3.17%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (1.59%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (1.59%) OpenID
6 1 (1.59%) RESTful
6 1 (1.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) FMCG
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
1 1 (1.59%) Unix
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) Scrum
3 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 14 (22.22%) CRM
5 14 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 13 (20.63%) TOGAF
7 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Case Management
7 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (12.70%) Microservices
8 7 (11.11%) SOA
9 6 (9.52%) Build Automation
9 6 (9.52%) ITIL
9 6 (9.52%) Security Architecture
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (7.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) Java
2 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.52%) Scala
3 5 (7.94%) C#
4 3 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (3.17%) C
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (7.94%) CISSP
3 4 (6.35%) CISMP
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) CISM
4 1 (1.59%) CITP
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) IISP
4 1 (1.59%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.59%) MBCS
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) GDPR
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
1 6 (9.52%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Pega
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (1.59%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.59%) VMware